Friday, November 17, 2017

Three Happy Years

Three years ago this weekend I left my home in Wales to travel 5,000 miles to start a new life in the US with my lovely MrD.  who has gently encouraged, supported and respected me from the day we first spoke
It was a huge step to take and very bitter sweet.. but I have no regrets. The hardest part was leaving my children. Although they are all grown and settled in their own lives.. they are still my babies. Saying goodbye to Miss C at the airport was heartbreaking
Without their blessing I would never have left.. but they were all really happy for me. Its still very hard being so far away from them but they do visit and I get to talk to at least one of them every day, Now I'm getting well again I hope to go back as often as I can.
Roll on March 7th... It cant come fast enough

Love and Hugs 
Phoebe x

6 comments:

  1. Happy 3rd anniversary of being here. Your dear hubby is a blessing, and I know this trip coming up is going to be wonderful!

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  2. Happy Coming to America Day Phoebe. You were very brave. How did you meet your husband?

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    1. I have had an American penfriend for over 40 years. We met through her. I came to visit her a few years ago and she introduced us. Who knew back then that it would turn to something much deeper and I would be flying 5000 miles to spend the rest of my life with my best friend x

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    2. I love it...we attended the wedding today of two friends who lost their spouses and found each other. It was so touching. God is Good to bring joy for sorrow.

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  3. What a fairy tale perfect story! I’m so happy for you! My husband and I met through eHarmony. We married two short months after we met! Best thing that ever happened to me! Who knew? Like you, I had the blessing of all four of my children or I would have never had the courage to marry again. I’m so glad you are regaining your health! You have had such a journey with stories to tell!

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